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Is there something else you can use besides an insect repellent to avoid getting stung by mosquitos?
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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Long sleeves.
Wear long sleeves, long pants, socks & shoes, even gloves.
Don't go out at dusk. Snapple drinkers know that eating bananas attracts mosquitoes. That appears to be an urban myth.

In brief: Long sleeves.
Wear long sleeves, long pants, socks & shoes, even gloves.
Don't go out at dusk. Snapple drinkers know that eating bananas attracts mosquitoes. That appears to be an urban myth.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
Dr. Steven Machtinger
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Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice
4 doctors agree
In brief: Rosemary
The herb, rosemary is a good mosquito repellant.

In brief: Rosemary
The herb, rosemary is a good mosquito repellant.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
Dr. Mary Ann Block
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Mosquitos bite, but they do not sting.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice
3 doctors agree
In brief: Rosemary
The herb rosemary is used in africa as a mosquito repellent.
It can be rubbed on the skin and clothing.

In brief: Rosemary
The herb rosemary is used in africa as a mosquito repellent.
It can be rubbed on the skin and clothing.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
Dr. Mary Ann Block
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